1965. Item #13168
Dobie, J. Frank; Mody C. Boatright; and Harry H. Ransom, eds. Mustangs and Cow Horses. Southern Methodist University Press for the Texas Folklore Society, 1965. 2nd ptg. (1st pub. 1940 in a limited edition). xi, 429p, several line ills. Good sturdy hardcover in fair d.j Fore-edges lightly foxed. Owner's neat ink stamp on front endpaper and one bottom page margin. Occasional informed neat ink notes to the text. ** Classic collection of firsthand accounts about the range horse--"the most extensive and informative compilation on mustangs and mustangers ever printed." The texts are by a wide variety of writers--historians, travelers, cowboys, etc., including George Catlin, Dobie, Denhardt, John A. Lomax, and others. (Wells 2013 cites first ed.).